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Self-Organization of the Bacterial Cell

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Cooperative ordering of treadmilling filaments in cytoskeletal networks of FtsZ and its crosslinker ZapA

Author(s): Paulo Caldas, Mar López-Pelegrín, Daniel J. G. Pearce, Nazmi Burak Budanur, Jan Brugués, Martin Loose
Published in: Nature Communications, Issue 10/1, 2019, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-13702-4

Diffusion and capture permits dynamic coupling between treadmilling FtsZ filaments and cell division proteins

Author(s): Natalia Baranova, Philipp Radler, Víctor M. Hernández-Rocamora, Carlos Alfonso, Mar López-Pelegrín, Germán Rivas, Waldemar Vollmer, Martin Loose
Published in: Nature Microbiology, Issue 5/3, 2020, Page(s) 407-417, ISSN 2058-5276
DOI: 10.1038/s41564-019-0657-5

Computational analysis of filament polymerization dynamics in cytoskeletal networks

Author(s): Caldas, Paulo; Radler, Philipp; Sommer, Christoph; Loose, Martin
Published in: Methods in Cell Biology, Issue 1, 2020, Page(s) 145-161, ISSN 0091-679X
DOI: 10.1016/bs.mcb.2020.01.006

Single-molecule measurements to study polymerization dynamics of FtsZ-FtsA copolymers

Author(s): N. Baranova, M. Loose
Published in: Methods in Cell Biology, Issue 137 , 2017-01-01, 2017, Page(s) 355-370, ISSN 0091-679X
DOI: 10.1016/bs.mcb.2016.03.036

FtsZ assembles the bacterial cell division machinery by a diffusion-and-capture mechanism.

Author(s): Natalia Baranova, Philipp Radler, Victor M. Hernandez-Rocamora, Carlos Alfonso, Mar Lopez-Pelegrin, German Rivas, Waldemar Vollmer, Martin Loose.
Published in: 2018
DOI: 10.1101/485656

ZapA stabilizes FtsZ filament bundles without slowing down treadmilling dynamics

Author(s): Paulo Caldas, Mar López-Pelegrín, Daniel J.G. Pearce, Nazmi B. Budanur, Jan Brugués, Martin Loose
Published in: 2019
DOI: 10.1101/580944